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PetMD is the online authority for all things pet health. Our goal is to provide the most accurate, reliable, up-to-date pet health information to help you navigate the everyday ups and downs of pet parenting. As a pet parent, you deserve to have access to the tools, tips, and insights you need to keep your pets healthy. With PetMD, you’ll find answers you can trust from qualified veterinarians. By working closely with veterinarians since 2008, PetMD has become the go-to resource for pet health and care.

Vet Team

PetMD collaborates with pet experts that know the most about pet health and care—veterinarians. Our network of credible veterinarians is essential in our mission to bring you the most detailed and current information. Meet some of the trusted veterinarians that we partner with to bring you the most up-to-date information. 

Veterinarian

Dr. Jennifer Coates is an accomplished veterinarian, writer, editor, and consultant with years…

VETERINARIAN

Jessica Vogelsang, DVM, is a person who loves too many topics to be able to stick to one…

VETERINARIAN
Veterinarian (PhD in Animal Behavior)

Dr. Elfenbein graduated from the University of California, Davis School of Veterinary Medicine…

Exotic and Small Animal Veterinarian

Sandra Mitchell is a 1995 graduate of the New York State College of Veterinary Medicine. Since…

Avian Specialist & Exclusive Exotic Animal Practitioner

Originally from New York City, Dr. Laurie Hess is one of approximately 150 board-certified avian…

Veterinarian

Dr. Christina Fernandez obtained her DVM degree from St. George's University in 2007 and…

Veterinarian

Dr. JoAnna Pendergrass is a veterinarian and freelance medical writer. She is the owner of JPen…

VETERINARIAN
Veterinarian

Dr. Ellen Malmanger is originally from Arkansas, but attended Iowa State University…

Veterinarian

Dr. Katy Nelson is the Senior Veterinary Relations Manager for Chewy Health, as well as an…

Veterinarian

Dr. Tiffany Tupler is a graduate from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine…

Veterinarian

Dr. Sara Bledsoe graduated from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2012 and…

Veterinarian

Dr. Monica Tarantino is a small animal veterinarian and pet parent educator.

She's on a…

VETERINARIAN

Matthew Everett Miller is a Kentucky native, veterinarian, and writer whose fiction and…